A periodical almost exclusively concerned with events during the Seven Years' War, including the various peace treaties that led to the termination of hostilities
Edited by Gottlob Naumann and Carl Friedrich Wernich
Each volume issued in ten parts called "Stück", but generally several parts (2-5) published together, with a common title page. No volume titl e pages published; volume number for v.1 given on p.736: "Ende des ersten Bandes."; volume numbers for v.2-19 given in direction lines as: II. [-XIX.] B
Numerous errors in paging, including in v.19, p.145 misnumb.: "147," p.147 misnumb.: "145", p.149-159 misnumb.: "147-157", p.161-176 misnumb.: "159-174" and p.316 misnumb.: "116". In v.3, p. 705 and 706 form the recto of a folded leaf, with blank verso (=leaf 2Y4.5)
Folded leaves of plates (26) unnumbered; 2 of these are maps, 23 are plans and 1 is a table (in v.16, facing p. 331, with both recto and verso printed)
Errata (v.1(7/9): p. at end, verso of p.673; v.17(169/170): p. at end; v.19(181/185): p.116 [i.e. 316])
Each volume with an index; general index in v.19
Twelve of the 19 volumes include articles about or with references to the Americas
Holzmann & Bohatta
Kayser, C.G. Vollständiges Bücher-Lexicon
Heinsius, W. Allgemeines Bücher-Lexikon
For a collation by signatures and page numbers, see the John Carter Brown Library's bibliographical file
John Carter Brown Library copy, bound in contemporary vellum, imperfect: lacks p.685-688 in v.2 (=leaves 2X3.4). Also, in v.1, parts 1/2, 4, and 7/9 are represented in a second edition ("Zweyte Auflage") and are dated 1757
John Carter Brown Library copy purchased from the Trust Fund of Lathrop Colgate Harper
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